Aimers International Radish Watermelon Seed Packet


Aimers International Radish Watermelon Seed Packet is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.

Watermelon Radish. Heirloom vegetable. Variety originated in China. Round winter radish to 7.5cm (3in) in diameter with a pale white cover. Inside flesh is a surprising bright watermelon pink colour. Crisp with a mild flavour that has a hint of sweetness. Perfect for salads, garnishes and pickling too!

Light Requirement: Full Sun
Planting Method: Direct Seed
Growth Habit: Root Crop
Days to Emergence: 4 - 6
Days to Harvest 60
Height: 7.5 - 15cm (3 - 6in)

Sow early varieties in a sunny site as soon as the ground is workable in the spring. Winter radishes are generally sown in mid-summer. Sow seed every two weeks 12mm (1/2in) deep and about 2.5incm (1in) apart in rows about 30cm (12in) apart. Keep soil evenly moist during germination and growth. Harvest in 3-4 weeks when the roots have reached the size of a large marble. One packet sows approximately 6m (20ft) of row.